Death of eminent Australian historian, Jill Roe

Emeritus Professor Jill Roe AO died last week after a long illness. She was 76. Death and funeral notices are here along with a condolence book. An obituary by Daniela Torsh. A note from the History Council of NSW. Biography Footnotes from the Australian Dictionary of Biography (March 2017 edition) also has some reminiscences of Jill Roe and a review of her final book.

Honest History extends its condolences to Jill Roe’s partner, family and friends.

A review of Jill Roe’s major work, Our Fathers Cleared the Bush.

17 January 2017 updated